Popular Destinations For Adventure Tours In India

by Manoj Keshwar on 13 December 2013

One of the best things about India is that the diverse and vast countryside offers you ample opportunities to experience something that you may not otherwise think to do. If you are travelling here in the near future and are wondering where you should go for the best adventure tours in India, we have outlined some of the more popular destinations here.
 

  • Shimla
    This city is located in the foothills of the Himalayas, offering visitors plenty of opportunity to get outdoors. You could try your hand at hiking, trekking, mountaineering, paragliding, skiing, fishing, golfing and ice-skating to name a few sports.
     
  • Manali
    This city is located in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh and is known for being an adventure enthusiast’s paradise. Try skiing, heli-skiing, mountaineering, rock climbing, trekking, hiking, paragliding, hot air ballooning, jeep safaris, mountain biking or white water rafting.
     
  • Garhwal and Kumaon
    These cities are located in the state of Uttarakhand and are home to some of the most exciting trekking trails in India. You could also try rock climbing, mountaineering, river rafting, camping and a number of other popular adventure sports.
     
  • Ladakh
    This city is sandwiched between the Himalayan and Karakoram mountain ranges. It is actually one of the most sought after adventure destinations, known for trekking, hiking, cycling, white water rafting, frozen river trekking, camping, motor biking and jeep safaris.
     
  • Sikkim
    Sikkim is a beautiful hill state in North East.  An offshoot of Buddhist culture and an extension of Tibetan plateau, this is one of the finest off beat destinations. Trekking and mountaineering is at its best here. It is home the World’s 3rd highest peak – the formidable Kanchenjunga.
     
  • North East India
    The Indian North Eastern states are a famous off beat destinations. There are wild life, tribal experiences, cave walks and trekking trails.

No matter what adventure activity or sports you are interested in having a go at, there is sure to be an adventure tour in India that meets your needs. Why not write a list of all the things you would like to try during your holiday and choose a destination based on where you can tick the most activities off? These sorts of tours are also a great way to meet likeminded people for some great experiences.